Almost all the Orthodox clergy of one of the countries of Africa, including ninety people, addressed to the Patriarchal Exarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church a request for acceptance. This was announced in his Telegram channel by the Patriarchal Exarch of the Russian Orthodox Church in Africa, Metropolitan of Klin Leonid (Gorbachev).
“Another 90 priests (almost complete) from one of the African countries are asking for the omophorion of the Russian Orthodox Church. We have started preparing the relevant specific procedures,” writes Metropolitan Leonid.
Earlier it was reported that in the first seven months of its work, the ROC doubled the number of its clerics in Africa.